Two of a Kind: Pendant Prints in Eighteenth-Century Europe explores the phenomenon of pendant prints, which decorated fashionable homes in Enlightenment-era Europe. Spanning a variety of subjects, artists, and techniques, these prints examine the aesthetic and intellectual impact of displaying twinned works of art while also highlighting some of the century’s most accomplished printmakers.
Hero image: Noël Hallé, Antiochus dictant ses dernières volontés (detail), 1738, etching. Agnes Etherington Art Centre, Queen’s University. Purchase, W. McAllister Johnson Fund, 1992, (35-014.02)